Expected to play IC role in line with strategic and operational objectives of the group. Delivers the products within budget, schedule and quality guidelines.
If required, able to lead a team responsible for the design, development, testing, integration, maintenance, documentation, sustaining, and support of software.
Analyzes and investigates applications engineering tasks, and prepares design specifications, analysis and recommendations.
Interacts with product / project managers, marketing, sales, procurement, quality, legal, and end-users to define application requirements and / or selection or partners.
Self-disciplined to ensure the Product optimization / Test Optimization by enabling Automation strategy and development.
12-15 years of relevant experience, preferably from Product development background
Strong experience in SDLC, STLC, Agile technologies
Mandatory to have work experience in various flavors of linux, good to have FreeBSD
Solid understanding of the Cloud computing, Virtualization & Thin clients
In-depth disciplinary knowledge; leverages business acumen and subject matter expertise.
Solid knowledge of kernel & user device driver development : Audio, video / V4LC, USB
Hands-on programming and scripting languages like C, C++, bash, Python, NodeJS, HTML 5, Javscripts
Sound Knowledge on operating systems concepts, firmware, BIOS, device drivers, system internals, network tools and utilities.
Hands on work experience on Linux Application GUI development
Sound knowledge on Linux kernel, threads, semaphores & system calls
Understands tradeoffs between hardware and software interactions.
Flexible to learn and adopt new technical domains with training and on-the-job experience
Advantageous to have person with knowledge on VDI solutions like ICA, RDP, and VMWare
Solid debugging skills to analyze ambiguous problems.
Must have strong communication skills and be project oriented with ability to work with minimal day-to-day direction
Automation Frame work design and development knowledge and exposure to various Automation Tools (Open source & commercial).
Good ability to apply Software Lifecycle and Quality Assurance methodologies in a cost-effective manner, to bring high-quality products to market on time
Basic understanding of appropriate technologies, vendor products and competitor's offerings
Understanding of software engineering processes and methodologies
Good understanding of Test Planning, Test Strategies and exposure to various test metrics that are used to drive quality releases
Good experience implementing Continuous Integration, Code coverage, Test case management, Bug tracking tools etc